Basic Site Details

Name: Multi-storey housing, Upper Denburn CDA I
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Tower block 22-storey block containing 120 flats

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Gilcomston Park  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11 March 197131 October 1973Build/construction 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Burke Martin Partnership (or Ian Burke, Hugh Martin & Partners)Architectural practiceA1969  
Item 2 of 4Hugh Harold Martin A1969  
Item 3 of 4Ian David BurkeArchitectA1969  
Item 4 of 4Alexander Hall & Son (Builder) LtdBuilder 19711973 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Denburn CDA, multi-storey and low-rise housingCost 487,000


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp367